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HLT23215 - Certificate II in Health Support Services

Put your learning into practice with CQUniversity’s Certificate II in Health Support Services. Not only with you learn how to provide effective support under supervision, but you will also undertake a clinical placement to test your skills.

DOMESTIC
STUDY MODES

Mixed Mode

DURATION

18 months full-time

AVAILABILITY

Online

FULL COURSE COST

SUBSIDISED CO-CONTRIBUTION FEE

SUBSIDISED CONCESSION CO-CONTRIBUTION FEE

UNITS/CREDITS

12 units

JOB PROSPECTS

Occupational titles for these workers may include: administration support, assistant cook, clerk, cleaner, food service worker, food service assistant, domestic assistant, grounds maintenance worker, handyman, hospital assistant, housekeeping assistant, kitchen hand, laundry worker, maintenance assistant, orderly, courier (eg. pathology), porter, stores assistant, support services worker, ward assistant.

This qualification reflects the role of workers who provide support for the effective functioning of health services. At this level workers complete tasks under supervision involving known routines and procedures or complete routine but variable tasks in collaboration with others in a team environment. To achieve this qualification, the candidate must undertake work placement as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.

VET in Schools (VETiS) - Mixed Mode

Duration:

18 months full-time

Core
HLTINF001Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
HLTWHS001Participate in workplace health and safety
CHCCOM005Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001Work with diverse people
Elective
BSBMED301Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
CHCCCS020Respond effectively to behaviours of concern
BSBINM201Process and maintain workplace information
CHCDIV002Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
BSBWOR203Work effectively with others
BSBWOR202Organise and complete daily work activities
BSBCUS201Deliver a service to customers
BSBWOR204Use business technology

Standard Course Structure

2020 FebruaryEmerald

Students are required to complete the assessment conditions per unit of competency, which includes work placement and/or simulated assessment.  Every student is required to attend three (3) days vocational placement as scheduled by CQuniversity in conjunction with the school.

All students will need to comply with the Compulsory Pre-Placement Requirements and relevant cut off dates to be eligible for vocational placement.  

This course has no residential schools.
There are no entry requirements for this course.  All students are required to collect and complete mandatory checks as per CQUniversity policy in preparation for the compulsory vocational placement.  Please make yourself familiar with the Compulsory Pre-Placement Requirements.  
Occupational titles for these workers may include: administration support, assistant cook, clerk, cleaner, food service worker, food service assistant, domestic assistant, grounds maintenance worker, handyman, hospital assistant, housekeeping assistant, kitchen hand, laundry worker, maintenance assistant, orderly, courier (eg. pathology), porter, stores assistant, support services worker, ward assistant.
Professional recognition is not applicable to this course.

Please refer to the VET student fees price lists, eligibility criteria applies for subsidised funding. If you are unsure please call us on 13 27 86.
No information available at this time.

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